Captain Mike Bannister was the Chief Pilot for the British Airways Concorde Fleet. I was lucky enough to interview him via email over the weekend, and this is what he had to say. Read More
A Vulcan flypast causes permanent hearing damage - but it was absolutely worth it. Read More
Papua New Guinea was great fun to fly around once you learnt to survive.
A young Hawk pilot flies perfectly at night. Read More
Though she was an ageing jet, the F-111 never lost it's one primary advantage - speed. An F-111 pilot describes his time flying this iconic aircraft. Read More
A brand new C-17 copilot is left alone on the flight deck. Read More
An ex Mirage pilot reminisces about his time in the military. Read More
Flying to Antarctica is a surreal and exciting experience. Here’s a short insight into how things are done. Read More
A brand new F-35 pilot takes his new jet for a spin. Read More
A bright eyed trainee Fighter Pilot breaks the sound barrier. Read More
The luckiest man on earth wins the competition of a lifetime. Read More
A P-3 crew narrowly avoids missing a dinner reservation. Read More
An ex 707 pilot explains how crews passed the time on long haul flights across the Pacific Read More
A bright eyed wingman flies into a flock of ... wait, what is that? A Hawk-127 story.
An enthusiastic young copilot gives an air traffic controller the fright of his life - a story from a C-17 pilot. Read More